Electronics / Software Development Engineer
Albany, Full Time
Please Quote Reference Number 76672
  • ‘Hands on’ product development with PLC / electronics / software
  • 5 years experience in a development engineering role
  • Join the entrepreneurial team at Sealegs in Albany

  • Sealegs International Limited is the world's leading designer and manufacturer of amphibious boats. Proudly designed and made in New Zealand, we are a unique entrepreneurial company looking for a great people to join our development team. Currently we have a number of exciting projects on the go and are looking for an experienced Electronics/Software Development Engineer to help bring these projects to life.

    The Electronics/Software Development Engineer should have 5 years' experience in a similar role and have a combination of skills ranging from 'hands on' development through to experience with 5V/12V/48V DC electrical wiring, PLC interfacing and PLC programming.  The projects you will be involved in range from producing and prototyping conceptual designs, right through to detailed design release, production implementation and commercialisation and ongoing production support.
    The successful applicant will:
    • Have at least 5 years' experience in a hardware/software development engineering role or similar
    • Be skilled at using hand tools and physically prototyping ideas and designs
    • Be proficient in PLC interfacing, PLC programming and electrical wiring
    • Be familiar with CAN bus, NMEA2000, J1939 systems
    • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Have good CAD skills both 2D and 3D, ideally SolidWorks
    • Be a creative problem solver
    • Be a team player
    • Have good people skills and enjoy working in a busy, challenging environment
    • Have experience using manual lathes and mills is a plus
    • Familiarity with EV systems is a plus
    This opportunity would suit a positive, enthusiastic, hardworking individual who enjoys a challenge and wants to be part of creating the next generation of amphibious craft technology.

    If this sounds like you, please APPLY NOW through our online application form below.

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